Flashcards in Policy I-15 Deck (16)
what is policy I-15?
newborn infants left at firestations
who has the authority on this policy?
fire rescue administrator/florida statutes 2000-188/florida statutes 2000-213
which form must accompany this policy?
operation child safety form
newborn child is defined as?
7 days old or younger
any ff or emt who receives newborn should?
ask parents significant medical hx which may impacy child/provide emergency medical services to newborn within scope of training/get case number and transport immediately/dispatch will notify pbso of station and hospital/provide mother w/ abandoned newborn protocol form/complete incident report if no name provided list baby as "baby doe"/contact safe haven at 877-767-2229
the hospital shall?
admit and provide all necessary care to baby
identity of parent who leaves child is?
confidential and exempt from public records
under what statute does leaving a baby at a fire station not fall under?
parent attempts to reclaim baby they should be referred to?
abuse defined as?
any willful act or threatened act that results in physical, mental or sexual injury or harm
abuse may also be considered neglect of?
food, clothing, shelter or medical care
if any employee finds neglect they should?
immediately report to central abuse hotline maintained by dcf
must also notify?
if child is older than 7 days old it should be treated as?
any ff/emt providing care for child is immune from?
criminal or civil liability